This public comment period is an invitation to members of the community to present issues, thought, or suggestions on matters not scheduled on this agenda. Comments should be limited to those matters that are within the jurisdiction of the City Council. The Brown Act restricts the Council from taking formal action on maters not published on the agenda. In response to your comments, the Mayor or presiding Council Member may:
Direct City staff to assist or coordinate with you.
A Council Member may state a desire to meet with you.
It may be the desire of the Council to place your issue or matter on a future Council agenda.
Please adhere to the following procedures when addressing the Council:
Comments should be limited to 3 minutes or less.
Your comments should be directed to the Council as a whole and not direct to individual Council member
Slanderous, profane or personal remarks against any Council Member or member of the audience shall not be permitted.
The following routine items listed below are scheduled for consideration as a group. The recommendations for each item are noted. Any member of the public who wishes to comment on any Consent Agenda item may do so at this time. Any Council Member may request that any item be withdrawn from the Consent Agenda to permit discussion or change the recommended course of action. The City Council may approve the remainder of the Consent Agenda on one motion.
Motion and Vote
Consideration Of Cash Disbursement Ratification
Recommended Action: Ratify the listing of cash disbursements for the period March 1, 2014 through March 15, 2014.
Consideration Of An Award Of Contract To Sancon Engineering, Inc. For The 2014 Sewer Lining Project, PW 2014-07
Recommended Action: 1) Award a contract for the 2014 Sewer Lining Project to Sancon Engineering, Inc. in the amount of $59,416; 2) Authorize the City Manager to approve change orders for 10% of the contract amount, $5,942 for unanticipated costs during the construction phase of the project; and 3) Direct the City Clerk to file a Notice of Exemption.
Consideration Of A First Amendment To Agreement For Consultant Services With Lenhardt Engineering (Road Scouts) For 2013 Pavement Management Projects
Recommended Action: 1) Approve a First Amendment to the Agreement for Consultant Services with Lenhardt Engineering to increase the â€ťnot to exceedâ€Ł amount from $22,298 to $37,470 for additional inspection services for the subject projects; and 2) Authorize the Mayor to execute the First Amendment.
Consideration Of General Plan Amendment 14-001 And Development Code Amendment 14-003 To Change The Land Use Designation And Pre-Zone A 48.74 Acre Property (VTTM 3048, Heights At Vista Del Mar) Adjoining The City In The Vicinity Of Castillo Del Mar For The Purpose Of Annexation; Applicant The Heights At Vista Del Mar Group, LLC
Recommended Action: 1) Adopt a Resolution ap,,proving changes to the land use designation of 48.74-acre property located in the vicinity of Castillo Del Mar adjoining the City to the southeast for the purpose of annexation (GPA 14-001); and 2) Introduce an Ordinance to pre-zone the subject property for the purpose of annexation (DCA 14-003).
Consideration To Include A Revised Alternative In The Project Approval And Environmental Determination (PA&ED) Report And Amendment To Consultant Services Agreement For Wood Rodgers, Inc. And Point C For The Brisco Road-Halcyon Road/Highway 101 Project
Recommended Action: 1) Approve the inclusion of revised Alternative 4C with an alternate intersection treatment, along with Alternative 1 in the Brisco Road Halcyon Road/Highway 101 Interchange Improvement PA&ED report; 2) Approve Amendment No. 10 to the Consultant Services Agreement with Wood Rodgers, Inc. for additional design work for the PA&ED for the Brisco Road Halcyon Road/Highway 101 Interchange Improvement Project in the amount of $285,301 and for an extension to February 28, 2015; and 3) Approve Amendment to the Consultant Services Agreement with Point C for an extension of an additional year, for a not to exceed amount of $72,000.
Consideration To Reject The Bids For The Police Station Upgrade Project
Recommended Action: 1) Reject all bids and direct staff to solicit new bids after modifications are made to design; 2) Approve a transfer of $300,000 from the Police Department budget to the Police Station Upgrade project budget; and 3) Appropriate $315,000 from the General Fund unappropriated fund balance to the Police Station Upgrade project budget.
Consideration Of 2014 Water And Wastewater Financial Plan And Rate Study
Recommended Action: 1) Schedule a public hearing to consider adjustment in water rates and in the water rate structure as outlined in the study; 2) Direct staff to prepare and distribute a Proposition 218 notice for the proposed water rate increase; and 3) Approve recommended changes to the water and wastewater reserve policies.
(1) San Luis Obispo Council of Governments/San Luis Obispo Regional Transit Authority (SLOCOG/SLORTA) (2) South San Luis Obispo County Sanitation District (SSLOCSD) (3) Other
(b)MAYOR PRO TEM GUTHRIE:
(1) South County Area Transit (SCAT)
(2) Economic Vitality Corporation (EVC)
(3) California Joint Powers Insurance Authority (CJPIA)
(c)COUNCIL MEMBER COSTELLO:
(1) Air Pollution Control District (APCD)
(2) Five Cities Fire Authority (FCFA)
(d) COUNCIL MEMBER BROWN:
(1) Integrated Waste Management Authority Board (IWMA) (2) County Water Resources Advisory Committee (WRAC)
(e) COUNCIL MEMBER BARNEICH:
(1) Zone 3 Water Advisory Board
(2) Homeless Services Coordinating Council (HSOC) (3) Tourism Committee (4) Other
Any Council Member may ask a question for clarification, make an announcement, or report briefly on his or her activities. In addition, subject to Council Policies and Procedures, Council Members may request staff to report back to the Council at a subsequent meeting concerning any matter or take action to direct staff to place a matter of business on a future agenda.
Correspondence/Comments as presented by the City Manager.
COMMUNITY COMMENTS AND SUGGESTIONS:
This public comment period is an invitation to members of the community to present issues, thoughts, or suggestions. Comments should be limited to those matters that are within the jurisdiction of the City Council. The Brown Act restricts the Council from taking formal action on matters not published on the agenda.
ADJOURN TO CLOSED SESSION:
Prior to adjournment to Closed Session, any member of the public who wishes to comment on any Closed Session item may do so at this time.
a. CONFERENCE WITH LABOR NEGOTIATOR pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6:
Agency Designated Representative: Steven Adams, City Manager Represented Employees: Arroyo Grande Police Officers' Association
b. CONFERENCE WITH LABOR NEGOTIATOR pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6:
Agency Designated Representative: Steven Adams, City Manager Represented Employees: Service Employees International Union, Local 620
c. CONFERENCE WITH LABOR NEGOTIATOR pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6:
Agency Designated Representative: Steven Adams, City Manager Unrepresented Employees: Management Employees
d. CONFERENCE WITH LABOR NEGOTIATOR pursuant to Government Code Section 54957.6:
Agency Designated Representative: Timothy J. Carmel, City Attorney Unrepresented Employee: Steven Adams, City Manager
RECONVENE TO OPEN SESSION
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